Samuel Merritt University

Samuel Merritt University

Oakland, CA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
82%
18%
student ratio
919
total students
Tuition Cost $44,166 | $44,166
in-state | out-of-state
Average Financial Aid Package $11,861
Not Reported
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
Not Reported
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
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Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
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Reported
sat writing
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Reported
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied
    • Accepted
    • Acceptance Rate
    • Enrolled919
    • Female Applicants
    • Females Accepted
    • Female Acceptance Rate
    • Male Applicants
    • Males Accepted
    • Male Acceptance Rate
  • Applying
    • Application Fee $45
    • Required for All Essay or personal statement
      Letter(s) of recommendation
      HESI A2
    • Required for Some
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer December 1st March 15th --
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$44,166
    • Out-of-state tuition *$44,166
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$1,327
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNot Reported
    • Tuition pre-payment planNot Reported
    • Tuition payment plans offeredNot Reported
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionNot Reported

Financial Aid

    • Average Financial Aid Package:$11,861
    • Average Loan Aid:$6,110
    • Average Scholarship and/or Grant Aid Awarded:$13,002
    • Percentage of Students with Need who Receive Financial Aid:100%
    • Average Percentage of Financial Need Met: 19%

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students919
    • Male Student Percentage18%
    • Female Student Percentage82%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino21.68%
    • Black or African American5.97%
    • White or Caucasian33.01%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.12%
    • Asian23.39%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1.46%
    • Two or more races6.09%
    • Unknown or International Student8.28%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International BreakoutNot Reported
    • Out-of-state Students.2% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available No
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Not Reported
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing Not Reported
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group No
    • Student-run radio station No
    • Student-run television station No
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups No
  • Student Services
    • Legal services Not Reported
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations Student Body Association, California Podiatric Medical Students'; Association (CPMSA), International Healthcare Club, Community Service Honor Society, Scholars in Service
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Yes
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other 24-hour controlled access

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty392
    • Full-time Percentage42%
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%
    • Student:Faculty RatioNot Reported

Location & Contact

3100 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609-3108
United States


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